N. P. Moss Preparatory Academy

  • N. P. Moss Preparatory Academy serves 218 students in grades Kindergarten-11.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • N. P. Moss Preparatory Academy's student population of 218 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 35% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-11
Total Students218 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • N. P. Moss Preparatory Academy's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of N. P. Moss Preparatory Academy is 0.44, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#1267 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:115:1
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Hispanic
6%
6%
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Black
71%
44%
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White
23%
45%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.440.36
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Graduation Rate≤10%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLafayette Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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